Comparison between:
- 2020 Porsche Taycan 4S Plus
- 2022 BMW iX xDrive50
- 2022 BMW iX xDrive40

Brand, model, trim, price

Information about the brand, series, model name and year, trim and price of the electric vehicle.

2020 Porsche Taycan 4S Plus2022 BMW iX xDrive502022 BMW iX xDrive40
2020 Porsche Taycan 4S Plus2022 BMW iX xDrive502022 BMW iX xDrive40
Model aliasJ9K
4S 93 kWh
iX xDrive 50iX xDrive 40
Trim4S Plus--
Model year202020222022
MarketNorth America, EuropeNorth America, Europe, ChinaNorth America, Europe, China
PriceUSD 112,990 (USA, Oct 2019)
GBP 87,980 (UK, Oct 2019)
EUR 98,000 (DE, Jun 2021)
GBP 94,905 (UK, Jun 2021)
USD 83,200 (USA, Jun 2021)
EUR 77,300 (DE, Jun 2021)
GBP 69,905 (UK, Jun 2021)

Body style, dimensions, volumes, weights.

Information about the EV body style, dimensions, clearance, volumes, curb weight, GVWR.

Body styleSedanSport utility vehicle (SUV)Sport utility vehicle (SUV)
MaterialsSteel
Aluminium
Carbon fibre-reinforced plastic (CFRP)
Aluminium
Carbon fibre-reinforced plastic (CFRP)
Aluminium
Exterior colorsWhite
Black
Frozen Blue Metallic
Carrara White Metallic
Jet Black Metallic
Volcano Grey Metallic
Dolomite Silver Metallic
Gentian Blue Metallic
Mamba Green Metallic
Carmine Red
Individual Storm Bay Metallic (Sport Package)
Mineral White Metallic (Sport Package)
Aventurine Red (Sport Package)
Alpine White
Sapphire Black Metallic
Sophistogrey Metallic with Brilliant Effect
Phytonic Blue
Blue Ridge Mountain
Alpine White
Sapphire Black Metallic
Sophistogrey Metallic with Brilliant Effect
Phytonic Blue
Blue Ridge Mountain
Interior colorsBlack
Black-ChalkBeige
Black-Bordeaux Red
Graphite Blue
Black-Slate Grey
Basalt Black
Truffle Brown
Basalt Black-Atacama Beige
Loft Stonegrey
Atelier Mokka
Atelier Black
Suite Amido
Suite Castanea
Loft Stonegrey
Atelier Mokka
Atelier Black
Suite Amido
Suite Castanea
Number of doors455
Number of seats455
Length195.4 in
4963 mm
195.0 in
4953 mm
195.0 in
4953 mm
Width-77.4 in
1967 mm
77.4 in
1967 mm
Width with mirrors84.4 in
2144 mm
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Width with folded mirrors77.4 in
1966 mm
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Height54.3 in
1379 mm
66.8 in
1696 mm
66.7 in
1695 mm
Wheelbase114.2 in
2900 mm
118.1 in
3000 mm
118.1 in
3000 mm
Front track67.3 in
1709 mm
66.0 in
1677 mm
66.1 in
1679 mm
Rear track66.7 in
1694 mm
67.2 in
1706 mm
67.3 in
1709 mm
Clearance-8.0 in
203 mm
8.0 in
202 mm
Trunk volume407.0 l
14.37 ft3
0.41 m3
500.0 l
17.66 ft3
0.50 m3
500.0 l
17.66 ft3
0.50 m3
Maximum trunk volume-1750.0 l
61.80 ft3
1.75 m3
1750.0 l
61.80 ft3
1.75 m3
Secondary trunk volume81.0 l
2.86 ft3
0.08 m3
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Curb weight4894.26 lb
2220 kg
5379.28 lb
2440 kg
5379.28 lb
2440 kg
Payload1234.59 lb
560 kg
1058.22 lb
480 kg
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GVWR6349.31 lb
2880 kg
6437.5 lb
2920 kg
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Drag coefficient0.22 Cd0.25 Cd0.25 Cd
Additional informationMaximum permissible roof load - 75 kg
Frontal area - 2.33 m²
Cd x A - 0.513 m²
Approach/departure angles - 11.2 / 14.3 degrees
Maximum axle load from / rear - 1530 / 1780 kg
Maximum trailer load braked / unbraked - 2500 / 750 kg
Maximum roofload / towbar download - 75 / 100 kg
Angle of approach / departure - 18.8 / 20.8°
Breakover angle - 17.6°
Fording depth at 7 km/h - 379 mm
Maximum axle load from / rear - 1450 / 1690 kg
Maximum trailer load braked / unbraked - 2500 / 750 kg
Maximum roofload / towbar download - 75 / 100 kg
Angle of approach / departure = 18.8 / 20.7°
Breakover angle - 17.5°
Fording depth at 7 km/h - 379 mm

Electric motor

Information about the model's electric motor and its performance

ManufacturerPorscheBMWBMW
Electric motor typePermanent magnet synchronousPermanent magnet synchronousPermanent magnet synchronous
Location of the motorFrontRearRear
Power160 kW
214.6 hp
217.5 ps
250 kW
335.3 hp
339.9 ps
250 kW
335.3 hp
339.9 ps
Torque300 Nm
30.6 kgm
221.3 ft-lb
400 Nm
40.8 kgm
295.0 ft-lb
400 Nm
40.8 kgm
295.0 ft-lb
Regenerative braking-YesYes
Driving modesNormal
Sport
Range
Sport Plus
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Additional information-BMW 5th Gen eDrive technology
Total system power - 240 kW (326 hp)
Total system torque - 630 Nm
System power-to-weight ratio - 9.9 kg/kW
BMW 5th Gen eDrive technology
Total system power - 240 kW (326 hp)
Total system torque - 630 Nm
System power-to-weight ratio - 9.9 kg/kW

Second electric motor

Information about the model's second motor and its performance.

ManufacturerPorscheBMWBMW
Motor typePermanent magnet synchronousPermanent magnet synchronousPermanent magnet synchronous
LocationRearFrontFront
Power200 kW
268.2 hp
271.9 ps
200 kW
268.2 hp
271.9 ps
200 kW
268.2 hp
271.9 ps
Torque350 Nm
35.7 kgm
258.1 ft-lb
352 Nm
35.9 kgm
259.6 ft-lb
352 Nm
35.9 kgm
259.6 ft-lb
Regenerative braking-YesYes
Driving modesNormal
Sport
Range
Sport Plus
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Additional featuresOverboost total maximum power with Launch Control - 420 kW--

Performance

Information about the top speed and acceleration of the model.

Top speed155.3 mph
250.0 km/h
124.3 mph
200.0 km/h
124.3 mph
200.0 km/h
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h4.10 s4.60 s6.10 s
Acceleration from 0 to 60 mph3.80 s4.40 s-
Additional informationAcceleration 0-99 mph (0-160 km/h) with Launch Control - 6.9 s
Acceleration 0-124 mph (0-200 km/h) with Launch Control - 10.6 s
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Driving range

Information about the official driving range of the model according to EPA, NEDC, WPTL.

Driving rangeWLTP: 287.1 mi / 462.0 km
WLTP: 325.0 mi / 523.0 km
WLTP: 391.5 mi / 630.0 kmWLTP: 264.1 mi / 425.0 km

Energy efficiency

Information about the energy efficiency of the model in various measurement units according to EPA, NEDC, WPTL.

Energy efficiencyWLTP, CTY: 22.9 kWh/100 km
WLTP, CMB: 26.2 kWh/100 km
WLTP, CMB: 23 kWh/100 kmWLTP, CMB: 22.5 kWh/100 km

Energy class

Information about the energy class of the electric car.

Energy classA+A+A+

Steering

Information about the type of the steering mechanism of the model and related features.

Type of steering mechanismRack and pinionRack and pinionRack and pinion
Type of power steeringElectronicElectronicElectronic
Turning circle11.2 m
36.75 ft
12.8 m
41.99 ft
12.8 m
41.99 ft
Additional informationAlso available with rear-axle steering (RAS) with power steering plus
Steering ratio - 15.5:1 (centre position) to 9.3:1
Steering ratio (RAS) - 14.2:1 (centre position) to 9.3:1
Turning circle (RAS) - 10.4 m
Optional Integral Active Steering
Steering ratio - 16:1
Optional Integral Active Steering
Steering ratio - 16:1

Transmission

Information about the transmission of the model.

Type of transmission-Automatic single-speed reduction gearAutomatic single-speed reduction gear
DrivetrainAll-wheel drive (AWD)All-wheel drive (AWD)All-wheel drive (AWD)
Axle ratio-8.7748.774
Axle ratio of the second electric motor.-11.11511.115
Additional informationFront-axle - single-speed automatic transmission
Rear-axle - two-speed dog-ring automatic transmission
Electric all-wheel drive with adjustable momentum distribution
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Suspension

Information about the system of components that connects the wheels and axles to the chassis.

Front suspensionAdaptive air suspension
Anti-roll bar (stabilizer link / stabilizer bar)
Independent
Double wishbone
Air springs
Independent
Double wishbone
Optional air suspension with automatic self-levelling and electronically controlled dampers
Independent
Double wishbone
Optional air suspension with automatic self-levelling and electronically controlled dampers
Rear suspensionAdaptive air suspension
Anti-roll bar (stabilizer link / stabilizer bar)
Independent
Multi-link
Air springs
Independent
Five-link axle
Optional air suspension with automatic self-levelling and electronically controlled dampers
Independent
Five-link axle
Optional air suspension with automatic self-levelling and electronically controlled dampers

Brakes

Information about the brake system used on this model.

Front brakesVentilated discsVentilated discsVentilated discs
Rear brakesVentilated discsVentilated discsVentilated discs
Additional informationRed callipers
Front brakes diameter - 360 mm
Front brakes thickness - 36 mm
Rear brakes diameter - 358 mm
Rear brakes thickness - 28 mm
Grey cast iron rotors internally vented
6-piston aluminium monobloc fixed brake callipers at the front
4-piston aluminium monobloc fixed brake callipers at the rear
Front - four-piston fixed calipers
Front brake disk size - 348 x 36 mm
Rear - single-piston floating calipers
Rear brake disk size - 345 x 24 mm
Front - four-piston fixed calipers
Front brake disk size - 348 x 30 mm
Rear - single-piston floating calipers
Rear brake disk size - 330 x 20 mm

Rims

Information about the rims available for this electric car.

Rims8Jx19 ET50
10Jx19 ET47
8.5Jx208.5Jx20

Tyres

Information about the tyres available for this electric vehicle.

Tyres255/55R19 103Y
275/45R19 108Y
235/60R20 108H235/60R20 108H

Battery

Specifications and features of the rechargeable battery that powers this vehicle.

ManufacturerLG ChemCATLCATL
Type of rechargeable batteryLithium-IonLithium-IonLithium-Ion
Battery capacity93.4 kWh111.5 kWh76.6 kWh
Number of cells396--
Number of modules12--
Voltage800 V330.3 V330.3 V
Weight1433 lb
650 kg
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LocationUnder the floor, middleUnder the floor, middleUnder the floor, middle
CoolingWater-based coolant circulationWater-based coolant circulationWater-based coolant circulation
Minimum ambient temperature-35 °C
-31 °F
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Maximum ambient temperature45 °C
113 °F
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Additional informationUsable capacity - 83.7 kWhNet battery capacity - 106.3 kWhNet battery capacity - 71 kWh

Charging type

Information about the different types of charging of this specific electric car.

Charging typeAC charging, 11 kW
DC charging, 50 kW
DC charging, 270 kW
Wallbox, 11 kW
DC fast charging, 195 kW
Wallbox, 11 kW
DC fast charging, 150 kW

Onboard charger/Charging port

Information about the onboard charger(s)/charging port(s) available on this electric vehicle.

Onboard charger/Charging portOnboard charger, Type 2, 11 kW
Onboard charger, Type 2 CCS2, 11 kW
Onboard charger, Type 2 CCS2, 7.4 kW
Onboard charger, Type 2 CCS2, 11 kW
Onboard charger, Type 2 CCS2, 7.4 kW
Onboard charger, Type 2 CCS2, 11 kW

Charging time

Information about the estimated charging time for this EV depending on the various type of charging it supports.

Charging timeDC charging at 270 kW, 0:16-0:23
DC charging at 50 kW, 1:24-1:33
AC charging at 11 kW, 8:30-9:00
DC fast charging, 0:35
Wallbox 11 kW, 11:00
DC fast charging, 0:31
Wallbox 11 kW, 8:00

Additional features

A list of standard and optional exterior and interior features of the model.

Additional featuresStorage package (O)
3-point automatic seat belts with pre-tentioners (S)
Active bonnet system (S)
Auto hold function (S)
Brake pad wear indicator (S)
Collision and brake assist (S)
Cruise control including adaptive speed limiter (O)
Curtain airbags along entire roof frame and side windows from A-pillar to C-pillar (S)
Doors with integrated side impact protection (S)
Driver personalisation (S)
Electric parking brake (S)
Full-size airbags for driver and front passenger (S)
HoneLink (Garage Door Opener) (O)
Immobiliser with remote central locking, alarm system with radar-based interior surveillance (S)
Integrated Porsche 4D chassis control (S)
ISOFIX (S)
Keyless start (S)
Knee airbags for driver and front passenger (S)
Lane Keeping Assist including Traffic Sign Recognition (O)
Manual adjustment of seat belt height for driver and front passenger seats (S)
Multi-collision brake (S)
Night View Assist (O)
ParkAssist (front and rear) with visual and audible warning (O)
Porsche Intelligent Range Manager (S)
Porsche Recuperation Management (PRM) (S)
Porsche Stability Management (PSM) vehicle stability system with ABS (S)
Porsche Torque Vectoring Plus (PTV Plus) (S)
Porsche Traction Management (PTM) (S)
Porsche Vehicle Tracking System Plus (S)
Range Mode for the activation of efficiency-orientated settings (S)
Roll-over detection for activation of curtain airbags and seat belt pre-tensioners (S)
Seat belt warning system for all seats (S)
Side airbags in front (S)
Side airbags in rear compartment (O)
Sport Mode for the activation of dynamic performance settings including Launch Control (S)
Tyre pressure monitoring (TPM) (S)
10.9-inch curved display (S)
Centre Console with Direct Touch Control (S)
Digital radio (S)
Passenger display (O)
Porsche Communication Management for navigation, voice control, audio (S)
Porsche Connect with Apple CarPlay (S)
14 x speakers with BOSE Surround Sound System and 710 Watts output (O)
21 x speakers with Burmester 3D High-End Surround Sound System (O)
2 x USB-C charge ports and 12V electric socket in the rear (S)
2 x USB-C connectivity and charge ports and a 12V electric socket in the centre console (S)
Active carbon fine dust filter (S)
Advanced climate control (2-zone) (S)
Advanced climate control (4-zone) (O)
Ioniser (O)
Parking Pre-climatisation including pre-conditioning of the battery (S)
Thermally insulated glass all round (S)
Heat pump (S)
180way ekectric Adaptive Sports Seats with memory package (O)
60:40 rear bench split (S)
8-way electric seats (front) (S)
Comfort front seats (14-way electric) with memory package (O)
Integrated front headrests (S)
Rear seats with 2 seats in single-seat look (S)
Seat heating (front and rear) (O)
Seat heating (front) (O)
Seat massage function (front seats, with ventilation) (O)
Seat ventilation (front) (O)
Two integrated cupholders, front and rear (S)
Heated stearing wheel (O)
Auto-deploying door habdles (S)
Heated rear screen with auto-off function (S)
Panoramic roof, fixed glass (O)
Privacy glass (O)
Sun visors for driver and front passenger (S)
Thermally and noise insulated glass (O)
Windscreen wiper system including rain sensor and washer jets (S)
Automatically dimming interior and exterior mirrors (O)
Electrically adjustable and heated exterior mirrors, aspherical on driver's side (S)
4-point LED daytime running lights (S)
Automatic headlight activation including 'Welcome Home' lighting (S)
Illuminated vanity mirrors for driver and front passenger (S)
LED interior lighting concept (O)
LED Matrix headlights (O)
Light strip (S)
Porsche Dynamic Light System Plus (PDLS Plus) (S)
Third brake light (S)
Smooth finish leather (S)
Travel + Comfort System accessories (S)
Active Cruise Control with Stop&Go function (O)
ARB technology (bear-actuator wheel slip limitation) (S)
Automatic Brake System (ABS) (S)
Automatic Stability Control (ASC) (S)
Belt latch tensioner and force limiter on front seats (S)
Cornering Brake Control (CBC) (S)
Crash sensors (S)
Drive-off Assistant (S)
Driver and front passenger front airbags (S)
Driver and front passenger side airbags (S)
Dry Braking function (S)
Dynamic Brake Control (DBC) (S)
Dynamic Stability Control (DSC) (S)
Dynamic Traction Control (DTC) (S)
Fading compensation (S)
Front and rear seats head airbargs (S)
Hill Descent Control (HDC) (S)
Parking Assistant including Active Park Distance Control and reversing camera (S)
Performance control (S)
Steering and Lane Control Assistant (O)
Three-point inertia-reel seatbelts on all seats (S)
Trailer stability control (S)
Tyre pressure indicator (S)
12.3-inch information display (S)
14.9-inch control display (S)
BMW Live Cockpit Plus (S)
BMW Operating System 8 (S)
Automatic air conditioning with 2-zone control including rear vents (S)
Electrically adjustable front seats (S)
LED headlights (S)
LED rear lights (S)
Leather (O)
Microfiber and wool / Sensatec (S)
Sports Package (O)
Travel + Comfort System accessories (S)
Active Cruise Control with Stop&Go function (O)
ARB technology (bear-actuator wheel slip limitation) (S)
Automatic Brake System (ABS) (S)
Automatic Stability Control (ASC) (S)
Belt latch tensioner and force limiter on front seats (S)
Cornering Brake Control (CBC) (S)
Crash sensors (S)
Drive-off Assistant (S)
Driver and front passenger front airbags (S)
Driver and front passenger side airbags (S)
Dry Braking function (S)
Dynamic Brake Control (DBC) (S)
Dynamic Stability Control (DSC) (S)
Dynamic Traction Control (DTC) (S)
Fading compensation (S)
Front and rear seats head airbargs (S)
Hill Descent Control (HDC) (S)
Parking Assistant including Active Park Distance Control and reversing camera (S)
Performance control (S)
Steering and Lane Control Assistant (O)
Three-point inertia-reel seatbelts on all seats (S)
Trailer stability control (S)
Tyre pressure indicator (S)
12.3-inch information display (S)
14.9-inch control display (S)
BMW Live Cockpit Plus (S)
BMW Operating System 8 with navigation (S)
Automatic air conditioning with 2-zone control including rear vents (S)
Electrically adjustable front seats (S)
Panoramic sunroof (O)
LED headlights (S)
LED rear lights (S)
Leather (O)
Microfiber and wool / Sensatec (S)
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